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Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Brasher family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.

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Origins and History


New to Family History? Check out our Getting Started page. Check out House Of Names to investigate the origins of the Brasher surname or get a copy of the Brasher family Crest (a great gift idea!).


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Brasher Family Tree

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Brasher Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Brasher family tree.

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Explore the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Brasher family using the FreeBMD database.

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ukDid you know that there are currently 170 people with the Brasher surname in the UK? Brasher is now ranked number 3883 for popularity in the UK.

Brasher Genealogy Databases

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ukDid you know that there are currently 6076 people with the Brasher surname in the USA? Brasher is ranked number 155 for popularity in the USA.

Miscellaneous Brasher Databases

Look at the Ellis Island Database for information on the Brasher family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.

Use the Surname Map project to look at the current distribution of the Brasher surname in the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain, Italy and Romania.

Some Famous People with the surname of Brasher

Wikipedia Christopher William "Chris" Brasher CBE (21 August 1928 ? 28 February 2003) was a British athlete, sports journalist and co-founder of the London Marathon.
Wikipedia Shirley Brasher, n?e Bloomer (born 13 June 1934, in Grimsby, Lincolnshire) is an English former tennis player who won three Grand Slam titles during her career and who was the second ranked singles player in her country in 1957.